Re: Jabberwocky/AI Language Learning
|From:||Jim Henry <jimhenry1973@...>|
|Date:||Monday, March 19, 2007, 17:45|
On 3/19/07, David J. Peterson <dedalvs@...> wrote:
>...... I was pretty sure that I'd seen a language-
> learning algorithm that did just this--in fact, I'm pretty sure a
> grad. student at UCSD created something that did this to see how
> well a machine could learn languages with varying word order
> types, accusativity, and case marking. (Incidentally, it found out
> that it's more difficult to learn languages where objects come
> before subjects, and slightly more difficult to learn ergative
> languages.) That's why I thought that maybe that's what the
> Jabberwacky program was doing.
There's a bot I would like to teach gzb to! I wonder how
it would handle gzb's case-postposition system?